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Flood death toll rises to 21 in Indonesian capital

01 January, 2020 9:17 am 9:17 am

JAKARTA (Reuters) – The death toll from flash floods and landslides in and around Indonesia’s capital Jakarta reached at least 21 on Thursday, with more heavy rain forecast, authorities said. The flood, one of the deadliest in years, displaced more than 30,000 people and caused chaos across parts of Southeast Asia’s biggest city with train … Read More


Elderly couple killed as torrential rains sweep away cars in Spain

09 September, 2019 11:16 pm 11:16 pm

MADRID (Reuters) – An elderly couple died on Thursday when floodwaters caused by torrential rain dragged their car and flipped it over in eastern Spain, local emergency services said. The victims, both aged 70, were killed in the region of Castilla La Mancha, the 112 service said on Twitter. In the neighboring Valencia region, at … Read More

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Flood in Sutlej inundates 20 villages, damages crops

08 August, 2019 1:31 pm 1:31 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Flood water of River Sutlej on Sunday inundated 20 villages and damaged crops and mud houses at several places of Kasur, Pakpattan and Arifwal. According to the details garnered, hundreds of acres of crops and many localities have been inundated due to low-level flood after breach in River Sutlej’s safety dyke … Read More


Floods in Rivers Sutlej, Indus continue playing havoc with properties, crop...

08 August, 2019 6:50 am 6:50 am

LAHORE (92 News) – More villages inundated in Kasur and Okara districts as high flood in River Sutlej continued devastating properties, crops and fields on Thursday and early Friday. Army troops, Rescue 1122 and NDMA officials and police rescued nine people including women and children from Kasur and Okara areas. More than 300 villages also … Read More

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Sutlej in high flood as more 65,000 cusecs water enters from India

08 August, 2019 11:15 am 11:15 am

LAHORE (92 News) – More villages are feared to be submerged due to a high flood in the River Sutlej near Okara after the release of more 65,000 cusecs of water into the river by India. According to the reports, the district administration of Okara has shifted more than 300 people to safer places. Several … Read More

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Water level continuously rising in Sutlej, Chenab River

08 August, 2019 10:28 am 10:28 am

LAHORE (92 News) – Water level continuously increasing in Sutlej and Chenab River as presently 60,000 cusecs of water is passing through Head Ganda Singh. The water released by India into the Sutlej River, in sheer violation of the Indus Water Treaty has inundated more than two dozen villages on both sides of the river … Read More

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River Sutlej may face flood situation as India likely to release more water

08 August, 2019 11:33 am 11:33 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – River Sutlej may face flood situation at Ganda Singh point in Kasur as Indian authorities are likely to release two lac cusec water in Sutlej River. River Sutlej may face flood situation at Ganda Singh point during next ten to fifteen hours. Flood Forecasting Division of Met Department in Lahore said … Read More

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Flood alert issued for Sutlej and Indus as India releases water without any...

08 August, 2019 3:25 pm 3:25 pm

LAHORE/PESHAWAR (92 News) – The Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) of Punjab and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa issued flood alert for River Sutlej and Ravi after India opened waterways of two dams without any information to Pakistan. PDMA Punjab issued a red alert due to rising water levels in River Sutlej. Additionally, the PDMA KP director general … Read More


India releases water in rivers flowing to Pakistan, flood feared in Indus a...

08 August, 2019 7:47 am 7:47 am

LAHORE (92 News) – In what appears to be water-led aggression, India released water from its water channels flowing to Pakistan on late Sunday without giving any official alert, sparking fears of flood in two rivers on Pakistani side. Indian authorities opened three spillways out of five of Laddakh Dam, causing extra water flowing in … Read More

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Three members of a family killed in Rawalpindi flash floods

08 August, 2019 12:07 pm 12:07 pm

RAWALPINDI (92 News) – Three members of a family were swept away by a flash flood in Morgah area of Rawalpindi. According to the details, the rescue workers have launched a search operation and saved seven from 10 members of a family. Rain emergency was declared in Rawalpindi after heavy monsoon showers inundated several low-lying … Read More


Monsoon devastation: Nine people killed in collapse, electrocution mishaps

07 July, 2019 12:44 pm 12:44 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – At least nine people including two brothers were killed and 10 others suffered injuries in rain-related collapse and electrocution incidents in different parts of the country on Sunday. The intermittent monsoon rains continued today to wreak havoc in Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), Balochistan, Gilgit Baltistan, Sindh and Kashmir, leaving routine lives … Read More

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Intermittent monsoon rain continues in Lahore, other parts of country

07 July, 2019 8:59 am 8:59 am

LAHORE (92 News) – Lahore including Punjab and other parts of country are being received intermittent monsoon rain on Tuesday. Heavy rain lashed Lahore and its adjoining areas in the wee hours of Tuesday. The torrential rain has flooded roads and streets in many parts of the city. Rainwater entered houses in several low-lying areas … Read More

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Flooding starts in Mozambique after cyclone, death toll rises to five

04 April, 2019 8:26 am 8:26 am

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) – Mozambican officials urged those living near two rivers in the country’s north to move to higher ground, as Cyclone Kenneth dumped heavy rains and caused some flooding. The cyclone killed five people and flattened homes around Mozambique’s northern coast before moving inland and pounding the province of Cabo Delgado with rain, fuelling … Read More

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Canadian capital Ottawa, Montreal brace for heavy flooding

04 April, 2019 9:48 am 9:48 am

OTTAWA (Reuters) – Canada’s capital city of Ottawa readied for heavy flooding as rains were set to further engorge the swollen Ottawa River, while Montreal declared a state of emergency as it too braced for an inundation of flood waters. Ottawa officials told reporters  that they now expect waters to rise about half a meter … Read More

Protesters, flood, Sudan, sit-in, demand, civilian rule

More protesters flood Sudan’s sit-in to demand civilian rule

04 April, 2019 8:36 pm 8:36 pm

KHARTOUM (Reuters) – Thousands of protesters demanding an end to military rule flocked to the sit-in outside Sudan’s Defence Ministry on Friday, in the biggest turnout in the center of the capital since last week when former President Omar al-Bashir was ousted and a military council took over. Protesters waved the Sudanese flag and chanted … Read More